The Integration of Mental Health Care into Primary Care and Specialty Health Care
Why does the integration of mental health care into primary and specialty health care matter? Find out why by reading an introduction and FAQs prepared by the APNA Board of Directors. Then, learn more by watching the Institute for Mental Health Advocacy's video on the policy implications of integrated care.
- University of Washington AIMS Center
A variety of resources specifically for implementing an integrated care model, such as:
- Various models of integrated care
- Forms and patient tracking tools
- Roadmaps and operational advice
Webinar presentations providing introductions to integrated care and information on related topics such as:
- How to finance integrated health care
- Person-centered health homes
- Addressing substance use issues in primary care
Learn more about the various approaches to integrated care and initiatives that have been implemented throughout the country.
Select references found via a literature search of Medline, CINAHL, Health Business Elite, and PsycInfo on integrated care. Note: this information is bibliographic in nature only, but links to those abstracts available online are included.
Integrated Care Discussion Community
Join the Integrated Physical and Mental Health Care Community on Member Bridge to discuss this important topic and swap info with your APNA colleagues. Share resources, ask questions, weigh in on issues important to integrating physical and mental health care.
Have questions or suggestions for resources to include here? Feel free to contact Gail Stern or Secretary Diane Wieland via Member Bridge.
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